Tanner Scott seems to remember the details of his Orioles debut, which occurred a year ago Thursday, like it was yesterday.
He can’t forget his first big league mistake, when he was slow to cover first base on a potential double-play ball that could have ended his debut with a clean inning.
Instead, Scott allowed two runs in that eighth inning in a 9-0 loss to the Boston Red Sox at Camden Yards. He walked two, struck out one on a slider he buried in the dirt, and allowed a two-run double to Dustin Pedroia after he failed to cover first base.
“I wish it went a little better,” Scott said this week. “I gave up what, two runs? Should have covered first. I wanted a little...